Spouse Buzz

December 7, 2015

The Comfort Crew for Military Kids on Spouse Buzz by Military.com Military parents with school-aged children who are dealing with deployment, homecoming or transition can have access to a free toolkit through Comfort Crew, an organization that partners with the USO. READ MORE…… POSTED BY: AMY BUSHATZ DECEMBER 4, 2015

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A Letter from the Tour

October 16, 2015

The With You All the Way! Tour started back last month, with our first stop – Fort Leonard Wood, MO. It was a great way to start the Fall 2015 Tour by meeting over 2,000 military kids in just one week. The Center Director at the USO Fort Leonard Wood joined us for all the presentations that week and was kind enough to share her thoughts in the letter below: Good Morning, Now that I have had the chance to sit down and catch up, I wanted to make sure to write you guys and let you know just how big of impact the Trevor Romain performances had on our entire Fort Leonard Wood community, from our young elementary school students to the teenagers, to their teachers, guidance counselors and to the parents of those young hearts you touched, they are all grateful that you took a chance on us [...]

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Trevor Romain Speaks at AUSA Annual Meeting

October 12, 2015

We invite you to join Comfort Crew co-founder Trevor Romain during a live webinar, as he participates on the panel “the Healthy Home Part 2 – Resilient Families” at the AUSA National Annual Meeting Oct. 13th from 2:00PM EDT – 4:10PM EDT. Forum III will focus on the mental health of Army families and effective initiatives aimed at building resilience. Since 2010, Trevor has spoken to over 150,000 military kids in 16 different countries while on the USO With You All the Way! Tour. You can listen to the live webinar HERE on Tuesday, October 13th at 2:00 PM EDT. LEAD SPEAKER Rosemary Freitas Williams, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Military Community and Family Policy Office of the Secretary of Defense PANEL LTG Mark A. Graham, United States Army, Retired, Senior Director, Military/Veteran Support Services and Rutgers National Call Center Sharyn J. Saunders, Director, Ready and Resilient Campaign Department of the Army, G-1 [...]

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Entertainment for Boots & Birdies Charity Classic 2015

October 9, 2015

The Comfort Crew’s Boots and Birdies dinner and music event on Nov. 6 will be at the County Line on the Hill starting at 6 pm. Entertainment will be provided by the Luke Pell Band, followed by special guest Bruce Robison. About Luke Pell Luke left Texas after graduating high school and spent almost 10 years in the military. He  graduated from West Point in 2007 and embarked on his commitment to serve as an officer in the Army for five more years. During that span he lived in six different places including Afghanistan for 12 months leading troops in combat. Returning to the states in the summer of 2009 Luke began seeing his dream of becoming a song writer materialize as he spent many nights and weekends in Nashville just half an hour down the road from his duty station at Ft. Campbell, KY. He began networking with publishing [...]

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An Evening with Taya Kyle

September 16, 2015

Linda & Congressman Michael McCaul are hosting “An Evening With Taya Kyle” to benefit the Comfort Crew for Military Kid’s Programs: Bringing Families Back Together, Wounded Warriors, and Fallen Heroes. Limited attendance is available and RSVP is required. NOVEMBER 15, 2015 5:00 PM ★ VIP RECEPTION 6:00 PM ★ COCKTAILS 7:00 PM ★ DINNER AND PROGRAM 8:45 PM ★ BOOK SIGNING For more information contact Rita Willoughby at 512.372.8359 or rita@comfortcrew.org.  

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Boots & Birdies Charity Classic

September 16, 2015

Join us for the 4th Annual Boots & Birdies Charity Classic on November 6, 2015! The Golf Tournament tees off at 9:30AM at OMNI Barton Creek Country Club in Austin, TX. The Party and Dinner follow that same day starting at 6:00 PM at the County Line on the Hill. Entertainment will be provided by The Luke Pell Band, with Special Guest BRUCE ROBISON! We have 12 teams left before we sell out. Register or Sponsor this great event! 

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Together Again Family Packs for Veterans Living in Texas

September 16, 2015

If you are a Veteran currently residing in Texas, have gone through at least one deployment and have children ages 6-12, we have resources for you and your children. Our TOGETHER AGAIN! Family Pack for Veteran’s is free to qualified families living in Texas. This comprehensive set of resources focus on the unique needs of military families who are dealing with the effects of reintegration and transition to civilian life. This resource includes the DVD, Together Again! Helping Military Families Reconnect, our mascot stuffed animal, Cuzzie Jr., a journal for each child 6-12, and other items to help the family reconnect! To receive your resources, fill out the request form and provide requested verification. We will get your comfort kit mailed directly to your home! Request Form

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With You All the Way! Preps Military Kids for New School Year with Pump-it-Up Back to School Pep Rally

September 16, 2015

The Comfort Crew was honored to be asked by the USO and P&G to create The Pump-It-Up Back to School Pep Rally for military kids. September 1-10, the Pep Rally visited 5 locations: Camp Pendleton CA, JBLM WA, Fort Meade MD, Naval Station Norfolk VA, and Naval Air Station Jacksonville FL. The Pump-it-Up Back to School Pep Rally for Military Kids prepared students ages five to 12 for the upcoming school year. The one-hour interactive show provided strategies for better study habits, increased student’s desire to learn, and provided life skills in an upbeat and entertaining way. Students left energized about the school year and feeling happier, healthier, and more confident. The Pump-it-Up Back to School Pep Rally introduced a new CCMK performer, Julie Frost as she joined Trevor Romain. Together, Trevor and Julie welcomed students back to school and provided them strategies for a successful school year.  The show [...]

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2015 Boots and Birdies Charity Classic

July 10, 2015

We are changing things up this year and are excited to partner with Barton Creek Country Club and County Line on the Hill to bring you an excellent day of golf and a very fun and entertaining party once again! The Boots and Birdies Charity Classic will feature a golf tournament, auction party, military special guests, and a live music concert! For those of you interested in attending the event, there will be discounted room rates at the Barton Creek Country Club as well as shuttle service for guests to County Line. All of the proceeds from Boots and Birdies will support our Bringing Families Back Together program – helping our military families through the ups and downs of deployment and reintegration. Come be a part of a very patriotic day honoring our military and their families! If you would like to participate or sponsor this great event, please follow the [...]

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Special Invitation for Defense Leadership Forum

June 12, 2015

The Defense Leadership Forum is offering those in the Comfort Crew network a last-minute attendee and sponsorship discount for the upcoming Army Summit in Killeen, Texas. Registration for Sponsors and Exhibitors will close June 15 and registration for Regular and VIP Attendees passes will close on June 18th. If you are able to make it, please stop by and visit the Comfort Crew at our table! Visit http://www.armycontractingsummit.org for information on schedule, location, and more! If your company cannot Exhibit or Sponsor this year, you can join as an Attendee! Visit the following website to sign-up for Regular Attendee or VIP Attendee registration : http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07eabii0966352ba34&llr=ioq5luqab Regular Attendee registration is complimentary for Government Officials and Active Duty Military.

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